Rugby

The other professions of the best rugby players in Wales

The life of a professional rugby player is a fragile existence in many ways. It is a lucrative career that offers many amazing experiences, but you are still one wound away from it all. As such, it’s important that players prepare to live after the shirt. This is something players …

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Sky Super Rugby Transtasman: Blues v Waratahs live updates

sport|RugbyUpdate May 22, 2021 4:10 AM2 minutes to read Rieko Ioane of the Blues. Photo / Getty All the action between the Blues and the Waratahs. The Blues will show depth against the winless Waratahs at Eden Park on Saturday afternoon, offering no respite for the struggling Sydney squad as …

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Rugby: NZR should consider alternative to Silver Lake deal

(Reuters) – New Zealand rugby (NZR) must show leadership on the Silver Lake deal and consider an alternative fundraising option offered by the players’ union, the former All Blacks captain said on Friday , Kieran Read, to local media. Last month, 26 provincial constituent rugby unions approved the sale of …

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Super Rugby: Could NZ Rugby board alienate Silver Lake players?

NOTICE: Don’t underestimate the street intelligence of professional Kiwi rugby players. Especially when it comes to discussing their masters at NZ Rugby and the saga involving his court with US investment firm Silver Lake. Because, come on, let’s be honest. We have all been guilty of complaining about our bosses …

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Rule variations to be used in Australia-NZ Super Rugby

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) – Hybrid rules, including goal line abandonments and red card substitutions, will be retained in an Australia-New Zealand Super Rugby combined tournament which begins on Friday. The rules, deviating from the usual rugby laws that do not allow players who have received red cards to be …

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Fainga’a advises decision maker Tribal Rugby AU

They felt it when they moved from Canberra to Brisbane 12 years ago and twins Anthony and Saia Fainga’a say the rivalry has only grown due to the tribal nature of Super Rugby AU. The Reds and Brumbies will meet for the second year in a row, with Suncorp Stadium …

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